India’s Saina Nehwal stormed into the final of the $750,000 Australian Open Superseries badminton tournament here on Saturday, beating Wang Yihan of China 21-8, 21-12 in a semi-final.
World No.8 Saina dominated the proceedings from the start and lost little sweat to beat the World No.2 in straight games in the women’s singles at the Sydney Olympic Park.
Saina Nehwal beats Wang Yihan 21-8 21-12 in the semi-final of Australian Open Super Series Badminton 2016
— ANI (@ANI_news) June 11, 2016
Earlier, World No. 13 Kidambi Srikanth of India lost 20-22, 13-21 to Hans-Kristian Vittinghu of Denmark to crash out of the tournament.